What Is "Weightlessness"?
Video 00:01:17

What Is "Weightlessness"?

There's no need to don a space suit if you want to experience weightlessness. In this video segment adapted ...
Grades K-8
Provided by:
Zoom
Coal Tramway
Video 00:00:19

Coal Tramway

In this Building Block video, coal carts move along an elevated tramway as smokestacks spew smoke in the background.
Grades All
Provided by:
WGBH
I Wouldn't Tell a Lie
Interactive

I Wouldn't Tell a Lie

In this online book from the International Children's Digital Library, Monty the raccoon lies, breaking the trust his friend, Fritz the rabbit, had in him. Also available to read ...
Grades PreK-4
Provided by:
Building Big
Wheel of Fitness
Video

Wheel of Fitness

This Kindergarten through 5th grade video is similar to Wheel of Fortune. Students are chosen to spin the Wheel of Fitness and perform the exercise shown. These movements are fun ...
Grades K-5
Provided by:
Kids in Motion
Vacation Fitness
Video

Vacation Fitness

This Kindergarten through 5th grade activity makes for a very relatable and fun fitness activity! Students use their bodies to move through the motions of going on a vacation. Starting ...
Grades K-5
Provided by:
Kids in Motion
Waddle
Video

Waddle

Get your students up and moving in this Kindergarten through 5th grade activity that connects literacy, creativity and movement! Students act out different animals in the book “Waddle” as the ...
Grades K-5
Provided by:
Kids in Motion
A Boat That Floats
Video 00:01:27

A Boat That Floats

In this video from Curious George, watch as three children build boats using everyday materials, including a pie tin, straws, a cup, and paper towel tubes. After they have each ...
Grades K-2
Provided by:
Curious George Series
Problem Solved | Peg + Cat
Video 00:00:08

Problem Solved | Peg + Cat

In this clip that corresponds to the activity "Count Your Chickens," Peg and Cat solved the problem so... it's ...
Grades PreK-2
Provided by:
Peg + Cat
Zebras
Video 00:00:09

Zebras

This Building Block video features a close-up shot of a zebra walking along the savanna. As the camera pulls back, the zebra walks off to the left.
Grades All
Provided by:
WGBH
Launching a Unit on Electric Circuits
Video 00:01:06

Launching a Unit on Electric Circuits

In this video from Teaching Elementary Physical Science, watch how fourth-grade teacher Linda Block has her students surface prior knowledge ...
Grades K-4
Provided by:
WGBH
Thai Bui: Visual Arts
Video

Thai Bui: Visual Arts

In this Spark video produced by KQED, visit with Vietnamese born Thai Bui as he creates works that reflect the pressures of working as an artist in a foreign culture ...
Grades K-13+
Provided by:
SPARK
Joe Mangrum: Visual Arts (Instillation)
Video

Joe Mangrum: Visual Arts (Instillation)

In this Spark video produced by KQED, see how natural found objects are juxtaposed with pieces of technology in Joe ...
Grades K-13+
Provided by:
SPARK
Asian Art Museum Opening
Video 00:08:35

Asian Art Museum Opening

In this Spark video produced by KQED, go back in time for the opening of Asian Art Museum in 2003.
Grades K-13+
Provided by:
SPARK
Occupy Bay Area Exhibition: Visual Arts
Video

Occupy Bay Area Exhibition: Visual Arts

In this Spark video produced by KQED, introduce students to an exhibition of original works by Bay Area artists who ...
Grades K-13+
Provided by:
SPARK
Promoting Schoolwide Literacy at the Elementary Level I
Video 00:19:03

Promoting Schoolwide Literacy at the Elementary Level I

Principal Dewey Hensley discusses the literacy initiatives that have dramatically improved the scores—as well ...
Grades PreK-5
Provided by:
KET
Using Salt to Melt Ice
Video 00:01:38

Using Salt to Melt Ice

Attempting to fish an ice cube out of a glass using nothing more than a piece of string is no easy task. Without some sort of high-tech adhesive or at ...
Grades K-8
Provided by:
Zoom
Creepy Crawlies
Interactive

Creepy Crawlies

The thought of living one's life completely surrounded by bugs and bacteria is not exactly a comforting one. Yet that is what we're doing whether we like it ...
Grades K-8
Provided by:
NOVA
Potential and Kinetic Energy: Spool Racer
Video 00:02:28

Potential and Kinetic Energy: Spool Racer

Most of the time when we think about energy, we think of movement and action. But energy can be stored ...
Grades K-8
Provided by:
Zoom
Louisa Catherine Adams
Image

Louisa Catherine Adams

Portrait of Louisa Catherine Adams, painted by C.R. Leslie and engraved by G.F. Storm. She was the wife of President John Quincy Adams and the First Lady of ...
Grades K-13+
What do you give a President and First Lady?
Interactive

What do you give a President and First Lady?

Courtesy of the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, click the image above to view an interactive gallery of ...
Grades K-13+
Welcome (and Bonjour!) from the First Lady
Video

Welcome (and Bonjour!) from the First Lady

Grab your class and watch Michelle Obama, the First Lady of the United States, introduce the new Global Learning & Diplomacy ...
Grades K-13+